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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52589
Last updated: 20 May 2020
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Date:28-AUG-1942
Time:16:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IC
Owner/operator:236 Squadron Royal Air Force (236 Sqn RAF)
Registration: T3331
C/n / msn: ND-F
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea 20 km west of Terschelling island -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Oulton
Destination airport:Frisians
Narrative:
Takeoff at 15:30 hrs local time for a recce flight to the Frisian Islands.
The aircraft was shot down by ships' Flak.
Both men were taken prisoner of war:

Pilot / P/O. R. Sherwood 108058 RAF
Navigator / P/O. R.A. Freshwater 112714 RAF

Sources:

http://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/item2.php?SGLO=T1789A
http://www.rafcommands.com/Ross/Air%20Force%20PoWs/RAF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
08-Nov-2011 08:23 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
10-Feb-2014 19:32 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Aug-2017 11:01 TigerTimon Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Aug-2017 17:32 Nepa Updated [Cn, Operator, Location]
20-May-2020 08:35 TigerTimon Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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